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Fulfillment of Gender Equal Society through Women's Policy Research

History

2014
  • Sep 26, 2014

    Inauguration of the 14th President, Myung-Sun Lee

2013
  • Apr 18, 2013

    The celebration of the 30th anniversary of KWDI

2007
  • May 11, 2007

    Korean name of the Institute changed from “women’s development ” institute to “gender policy research” institute

2005
  • July 1, 2005

    The Institute placed under the supervision of the National Research Council for Economics, Humanities and Social Sciences

1999
  • Jan 29, 1999

    The Institute placed under the supervision of the National Research Council for Humanities and Social Sciences

1998
  • Feb 28, 1998

    The Institute placed under the supervision of the Presidential Commission on Women’s Affairs

1995
  • Sep 28, 1995

    Opening of Common Forum for Women (annex building)

1991
  • Apr 18, 1991

    The Institute placed under the supervision of the Ministry of Political Affairs (II)

1987
  • Nov 20, 1987

    Opening of the Institute Complex

1983
  • Apr 21, 1983

    Establishment of the Institute under the supervision of the Ministry of Health and Social Affairs

  • Mar 29, 1983

    Inauguration of the 1st President, KIM Young-Chung

  • Mar 14, 1983

    Announcement of the Enforcement Ordinance of the KWDI Act

1982
  • Dec 31, 1982

    Enactment of the Korean Women’s Development Institute (KWDI) Act (Act No. 3632)